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cartographer - map-maker
shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
squabble - minor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
indigent - poor; destitute
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
abode - dwelling place; home